Eastbourne Borough Council Scrutiny Committee - Monday, 13th September, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Court Room at Eastbourne Town Hall, Grove Road, BN21 4UG

Contact: Committee Services on 01323 410000 

Note: This meeting is open to the public to attend. Whilst seating is currently very limited due to social distancing guidelines, we ask that if you are planning to attend and observe the meeting, you register in advance (by midday Thursday 9 September 2021) by emailing We would request that you do not attend unless you have received an email from us confirming your seat reservation. Priority seating will be given to speakers. 

No. Item


Minutes of the meeting held on 12 July 2021 pdf icon PDF 175 KB


Apologies for absence / declaration of substitute members


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests (DPIs) by members as required under Section 31 of the Localism Act and of other interests as required by the Code of Conduct


Questions by members of the public

On matters not already included on the agenda and for which prior written notice has been given (total time allowed 15 minutes).



Urgent items of business

The Chairman to notify the Committee of any items of urgent business to be added to the agenda.



Right to address the meeting/order of business

The Chairman to report any requests received to address the Committee from a member of the public or from a Councillor in respect of an item listed below and to invite the Committee to consider taking such items at the commencement of the meeting.



Update on homelessness placements into Eastbourne by Brighton and Hove City Council

Verbal update from the Head of Homes First.


Corporate performance - Q1 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 246 KB

Part A – Portfolio Progress and Performance

Report of the Deputy Chief executive and Director of Regeneration and Planning


Part B – Financial Performance

Report of the Chief Finance Officer


Additional documents:


Medium Term Financial Strategy pdf icon PDF 331 KB

Report of Chief Finance Officer

Additional documents:


Forward Plan of Cabinet Decisions pdf icon PDF 282 KB

To receive the Forward Plan of the Cabinet.


Scrutiny Committee Work Programme 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 51 KB

To receive the Scrutiny Committee’s Work Programme for 2021/22.


Date of the next meeting

To note that the next meeting of the Scrutiny Committee is scheduled to be held on 29 November 2021 in the Court Room, Town Hall, Eastbourne commencing at 6:00pm.